SuperHome Database

Bristol, Runswick Road

House Summary

Tony Johnstone

House Type:
1939 Mid Terrace

Carbon saving:
Aspiring SuperHome - Current carbon saving: 58%, additional work pending completion (awaiting final reduction figure)

Measures installed:

  • Cavity Wall Insulation
  • Condensing boiler
  • Double Glazing
  • Draught-proofing
  • Floor Insulation
  • Loft Insulation
  • Low Energy Lighting
  • Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery
  • Water Saving Devices

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Measures installed in detail:

  • Blown fibre cavity wall insulation
  • Keston Celsius condensing boiler, 100% TRVs on radiators plus master thermostat and programmer
  • Standard double glazing throughout
  • Draught-proofing included filling any gaps around poorly installed double glazing
  • Floor insulation – for this B&Q aluminium thermal foil below suspended wood floor – 100mm air gap to
    wood. Floors sanded and gaps filled
  • Fiberglass blanket on ceiling joists – 200mm overall loft insulation (extra 100mm once work finished)
  • Currently CFL’s throughout, electrics being prepared for LED’s throughout
  • Water saving devices include; water meter, shower and one dual flush wc fitted – second wc to follow
  • 4 flues opened and cleaned to act as air supply ducts – heat recovery air unit to be fitted in due course
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Assessment types

SuperHomes Assessed

A home that has been visited and assessed by us and confirmed as reaching the SuperHome standard, which demonstrates a 60% carbon saving.

Homeowner Reported

Information has been provided by the homeowner about their home and energy use prior to the installation of measures and following their installation which demonstrates a carbon saving. This information has not been verified.

Remote Assessed

The homeowner has provided information on their home including what measures have been installed which has enables an assessor working on our behalf to assess their carbon savings. This home has not been visited to verify the measures installed.


This home has not been assessed, but the homeowner has reported what measures have been installed. It may be that this home is awaiting assessment.